DePaul University

The Theatre School

The Theatre School

Address:

990 W. Fullerton Room 100

Chicago, IL 60614

United States

Phone:

773-325-7999

Fax:

1-773-325-7744

Program Information

Degree Offered:

M.F.A.-Acting; M.F.A.-Arts Leadership; M.F.A.-Directing

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Theatre School at DePaul University is one of America's oldest and most respected theatre conservatories. For more than 85 years, it has prepared students for careers in professional theatre. Its highly specialized programs employ a learning-by-doing approach, featuring student work in all areas of production in more than 40 plays each season. Students learn their profession under the guidance of a diverse and talented faculty and staff of working artists. And all of this takes place in the heart of Chicago, acclaimed as one of the greatest theatre cities in the world. Forged at its founding as the Goodman School of Drama and strengthened by its move to the major urban university that is DePaul, The Theatre School's tradition remains to educate, train and inspire those who will shape the future of American theatre.

Accreditation:

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

International Student Requirements:

Educational credentials: submit official copies of your original education records. English translations: submit official translations of all educational documents originally issued in a language other than English. Official translations must be issued by a translation agency or university language department. The translation must be type on official stationery, with the name, phone number, and address of the translator. The translator must attest proficiency in the original language and must indicate that translations are true and correct. Proof of English language competency: all students educated outside the US must submit proof of English proficiency. Please submit any of the tests below: A minimum TOEFL score of 80, no section lower than 17 (internet based TOEFL), 213 (computer-based TOEFL) or 550 (paper based TOEFL). DePaul University's institutional code is 1165. A minimum IELTS score of 6.5.

Facts & Figures

In State Tuition (per year): 30290 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 30290 USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999